8 Best Singapore Hawker Dishes and Where To Find Them

8 Best Singapore Hawker Dishes and Where To Find Them

Food is a frequent topic among Singaporeans because we LOVE to eat. Talking about food excites me so much that people tell me my eyes sparkle each time I share my food-venture with them! So yes, if you were to ask what my favourite hawker dish is… I can tell you the answer is a plenty!

1 Singapore Chicken Satay

Top Hawker dish 1: Satay | foodpanda Magazine

Oooh, don’t you just love Satay? This simple meat of your choice; chicken, pork or mutton is skewered and grilled and served with sweet and spicy peanut sauce. This dish is not complete without Ketupat which is my all-time favourite!

Our Choice for Satay: Wu Ke Shu Satay
Address: 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore, 018953
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2 Nasi Lemak

Top Hawker dish 2: Nasi Lemak | foodpanda Magazine

I think I can eat this everyday! This is from my all-time favourite Chong Pang Nasi Lemak! The fragrant rice cooked in coconut milk and pandan leaf! Pick and select your favourite dishes but the common ones are anchovies, peanuts, fried egg, otah, cucumber, curry veggies and most importantly traditional chili paste!

Our Choice for Nasi Lemak: Village Nasi Lemak
Address: 308 Bedok Road, Singapore, 469469
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3 Traditional Singaporean Chicken Rice

Top Hawker dish 3: Singaporean Chicken Rice | foodpanda Magazine

Did you know that chicken rice is considered one of the national dishes of Singapore? My idea chicken rice would be a whole plate of breast meat! Hahaha There is only one way to eat chicken rice; dipped the chicken breast into the dark soy sauce and then the garlicky chili sauce… perfection!

Our Choice for Hainanese Chicken Rice: Yeo Keng Nam
Address: Nº8 Braddell Road, Singapore, 359898
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4 Teochew

Top Hawker dish 4: Teochew | foodpanda Magazine

I am drooling as I type! This Teochew dish of flat and broad rice sheets in dark soy sauce is call Kuay Chap. Served together with pig intestines, braised duck meat, fish cake, braised peanuts, beancurd, preserved salted vegetables, and braised hard-boiled eggs. Over the weekend, you can most likely find me at the wet market in Lorong 8 Toa Payoh having this with my family. Be prepared to queue!

Our Choice for Teochew: Uncle Teochew Fish Soup
Address: 6 Yishun Industrial Street 1 #01-01 North View Bizhub Singapore
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5 Chwee Kueh

Top Hawker dish 5: Chwee Kueh | foodpanda Magazine

Chwee Kueh is a popular breakfast found in many hawker centres in Singapore. The rice cakes are topped with diced preserved radish and served with chilli sauce. Old school favourite!

Our Choice for Chwee Kueh: Nanyang Old Coffee
Address: 604 Sembawang Road, B1-19, Singapore, 758459
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6 Indian Rojak

Top Hawker dish 6: Indian rojak | foodpanda Magazine

My definition of Indian rojak is what I call the happy plate! You can choose all your favourite ingredients; potatoes, fish cake, bean curd, prawns fried in batter, hotdogs and have it fried and served with sweet and spicy chili sauce! I cannot get enough of this dish too! So colourful, delicious and makes your tummy happy no?

Our Choice for Indian Rojak: Geylang Prawn Noodles
Address: 327 upper paya lebar, Hougang/Serangoon, Singapore, 534947
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7 Laksa Noodle Soup

Top Hawker dish 7: Laksa | foodpanda Magazine

There are different types of Laksa in Singapore so it really depends on the one you patronize. This popular spicy noodle soup is made from coconut milk with curry soup base, filled with tao pok, fish cake, prawns and cockles… yums!

Our Choice for Laksa: Sakon Thai
Address: #01-304,152 Serangoon North Avenue 1,Singapore 550152
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8 Ice-kachang

Top Hawker dish 8: Ice-kachang | foodpanda Magazine

Another nostalgic childhood favourite is this popular Ice-kachang dessert made of shaved ice, red beans, attap chee, sweet corn, grass jelly, jellies and drizzled with rose syrup, sweet green syrup and sarsi syrup. Top with condensed sweet milk and corns! You can almost spot this dish in most tables at the hawker on a sunny day.

Our Choice for Ice-kachang: Sinpopo
Address: 458 Joo Chiat Road, 427671 Singapore
Review it here

After seeing this delicious list of hawker food, can one really blame me for not having a favourite?

mag chow
Mag Chow |
Lifestyle Blogger

Exploring new places is my passion which is why I love traveling to different parts of the world, eating my way around, trying new styles and everything else! Life is about injecting a little bit of fun and colours into our regular mundane life.

You can find Mag’s blog at www.modgam.com

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